Accession Number:

ADA052880

Title:

The Occurrence of Fingerprint Characteristics as a Two-Dimensional Process,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ILLINOIS UNIV AT CHICAGO CIRCLE DEPT OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-02-15

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

The model for occurrence of fingerprint characteristics in terms of multinomial trials on a grid of cells is extended to consider dependence between cells. The occurrence of the characteristics is modelled as a two-dimensional Markov process. The relationship with infinitely divisible random vectors is indicated. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Cybernetics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE